Integrated Training Academy

Organization:
Opportunities Industrialization Center, Inc. (RMOIC)
Amount:
$275,000.00
Program Area:
Community-Based Grantsmaking Initiative
County of Applicant:
Edgecombe
Year:
2018
Description:

The purpose of this grant is to provide funding to the Opportunities Industrialized Center, Inc. (OIC) to enhance its Integrated Training Academy. The academy will address existing skill gaps and disparities in workforce training in the Rocky Mount area. Workforce pathway programs will be offered in the following areas: health occupations, advanced manufacturing, and transportation and construction trades. OIC will provide training to at-risk individuals ages 16-35. Edgecombe County and local industries will benefit as they will have access to a larger pool of career-ready individuals. Golden LEAF funds will be used for contract instructors and a program coordinator position, equipment, supplies, tools, and travel.

Contact:
Mr. Charles WashingtonP.O. Box 2723402 E. Virginia St.Rocky Mount, North Carolina 27802(252) 977-3730
Areas Served:
Edgecombe/Nash

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